Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have cell adhesion molecule binding activity and myosin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including excretion; negative regulation of protein phosphorylation; and positive regulation of actin filament polymerization. Localizes to cell-cell junction; dendritic shaft; and plasma membrane. Is expressed in craniocervical region bone; glomerular tuft; lung; nervous system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human KIRREL1 (kirre like nephrin family adhesion molecule 1).